Police close road in Wigan after 'multi-vehicle' collision

A road in Wigan was closed after a collision which involved several cars.

Sunday, 20th June 2021, 11:31 am

Warrington Road in Ince was shut off between Chatworth Fold and Cemetery Road while officers responded to the incident around 1.45pm on Saturday June 19.

A spokesperson for Greater Manchester Fire and Rescue Service (GMFRS) said: “At around 1.45pm on Saturday 19 June, firefighters were called to reports of a road traffic collision involving five cars on Warrington Road, Wigan.

“Two people were treated at the scene by paramedics from North West Ambulance Service (NWAS).

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“Firefighters helped make the area safe before handing over to colleagues from Greater Manchester Police

“GMFRS crews were in attendance for around 45 minutes.”

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Police have asked people to avoid Warrington Road in Wigan